Summaries of Paula DiPerna’s Visit

Civic Exchange would like to thank Paula DiPerna for sharing her expertise in the fields of climate change and green finance during her visit from February to May 2018. As a Visiting Fellow, she worked closely with our team in the formation of a new green finance programme. Through an extensive outreach programme involving many different organisations, Ms DiPerna shared her wealth of experience on environmental issues.

 

Below is a summary of her event engagements:

Date Event name Organizer
25 April From Coral Reefs to Carbon Markets: Paula DiPerna on her life’s journey
A post-event article is available on the FCC website.
The Foreign Correspondents’ Club (FCC)
23 April Connecting Finance and Natural Capital
Materials from the event: The Connecting Finance and Natural Capital Supplement, Supporting case studies from around the world
Natural Capital Coalition
19 April Culture and Climate Change – The Inevitable Change Asia Society
18 April Master Class on Systemic Change Dream Impact
17 April Catching the Wave: Hong Kong as a Regional Green Finance Hub Civic Exchange, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)’s Institute for the Environment and HKUST Business School
16 April Green Jobs Matter: How and Why Hong Kong Institute of Qualified Environmental Professionals (HKIQEP) Ltd
19 March Why Solving Social and Environmental Issues is Good Business B Market Builder HK

Below is a summary of her media coverage:

Date Article Media
26 April The greatest job in the world: US policy adviser recalls working with Jacques Cousteau Post Magazine
20 April Money for Good Hong Kong Means Business (Hong Kong Trade Development Council)
9 April 5P Wave could see Hong Kong finance go beyond green finance and ESG to the next level Harbour Times
5 April 5P Wave could see Hong Kong finance go beyond green finance and ESG to the next level (資本行善5P浪潮 香港金融新角色) Hong Kong Economic Times (Chinese-language)